He will work very closely with joint tactical air controllers.
What does TAC stand for?
TAC stands for Tactical Air Controller
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 736 other meanings of TAC in our Acronym Attic
- Thinking All But You Are Stupid
- Table Assignment Chart
- Tacloban, Philippines - Dz Romualdez (Airport Code)
- Tacoma (Amtrak station code; Tacoma, WA)
- Tactical Advanced Computer
- Tactical Air Cargo (loader)
- Tactical Air Command (USAF; now Air Combat Command)
- Tactical Air Commander
Samples in periodicals archive:
The HAC turned toward the ship and directed the anti-submarine/anti-surface warfare tactical air controller (ASTAC), over datalink, to set emergency flight quarters.
Danger Close: Tactical Air Controllers in Afghanistan and Iraq, Texas A&M University Military History Series, no.
That personal relationship yielded many positive results for the joint tactical air controllers (JTACs) directing air assets from remote forward operating bases and outposts throughout Afghanistan.
This book is a fascinating tribute to the pioneers of air-to-ground combat, tactical air controllers, and the ubiquitous P-47 Thunderbolt.
Col Richard Kemp - former Commander of UK Forces in Afghanistan - said: "Although it appears the Joint Tactical Air Controller made a terrible error I am sure it is right he doesn't face prosecution.
His time in Helmand Province was spent as a tactical air controller - calling up allied air cover in support of ground forces - and mounting foot patrols.
The benefits of airborne tactical air controllers are numerous.